Rockall to Rockall, to install navigation beacon on the summit, via Sea Kings of 819 NAS
Hosted first-of-type at-sea deck landings by a Lynx HAS.2 (XX510).
Assigned Wessex HAS.3 XM871 as /410-EN by Dec 1973
5.5nm S of Start PointAccident Deck landing accident when undercarriage of Wessex HAS.3 XS119 collapsed on 3 May 1976, while operating with 737 NAS / 665-PO, off Start Point. Returned to Portland to send airframe to Accident Investigation Unit at Lee by road.
at Royal Albert Dock, London
From Feb 1979, RFA Engadine was a regular, short term host to a Sea King detachment from 706 Squadron.